Hastings Museum Largest municipal museum between Chicago & Denver
  • HM Up Close

    Avengers End Game
    Avengers Endgame

    Adrift in space with no food or water, Tony Stark sends a message to Pepper Potts as his oxygen supply ... Read Article »

    Poms movie starring Diane Keaton

    Poms Martha is an introverted woman who moves to a retirement community that has shuffleboard, golf, bowling and other activities. ... Read Article »

    Steve the penguins from Disneynature's Penguins
    Disneynature's PENGUINS

      Disneynature’s Penguins Opens June 14 An Adélie penguin named Steve joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic ... Read Article »

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  • Events at the Museum

    Museum DeTours | Mondays, Fridays & Saturdays
    This summer, consider taking a DeTour at the Hastings Museum. We’re debuting 20-minute mini tours giving you interesting tidbits about our artifacts and exhibits.

    FREE First Friday | July 5  | 5-8p
    On First Friday you can now enjoy a FREE planetarium show at 6pm. Sponsored by Quality Sound & Communications, admission is FREE for everyone from 5-8pm! Don’t miss our 6 pm large-format film for only $5!

    Dad Things Tours | June 15 & 16
    Join the us  for four tours with a paternal theme: Dad Things. Learn about a few Hastings founding fathers, amazing animal dads, and popular dad pastimes. These are small-group 40-minute tours that Dad and the whole family will enjoy.

    Summer Fun 2019 | Registration Now Open | This summer, get up close with art, science, history, and more!  Classes fill quickly, call today. Online registration now available:  click here to register!

    Family Feeling Tylosaurus SkullLow Sensory Sundays | Every Sunday Morning | Hastings Museum is debuting Low Sensory Sundays! Each Sunday from 9 am to noon, the Museum will lower sounds and lights, and post signs on interactive exhibits that communicate which buttons will trigger audio.

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    Check out the 2018-19 Educator’s Guide